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Fraterno Ionathan Complexus Amore Davidem de Patris Insidiis Erudit Atque Minis (David and Jonathan), 1 Samuel: 20, from a group of Biblical illustrations printed by C.J. Visscher
Fraterno Ionathan Complexus Amore Davidem de Patris Insidiis Erudit Atque Minis (David and Jonathan), 1 Samuel: 20, from a group of Biblical illustrations printed by C.J. Visscher
Date:
17th century
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
36.3 x 50.2 cm (image); 41 x 50.3 cm (sheet)
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Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1993.63.148
Acquisition Date:
1993-09-16
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

with a medieval town in the background, David prays on his knees, as Jonathan stands beside him; in the middle distance Jonathan can be seen shooting an arrow, an arranged signal with David who hides in a cave